For a more extensive quotation from the beginning of the text, see Winternitz catalogue entry.
South Indian Sanskrit / Whish Manuscript Collection.
See ’A catalogue of South Indian Sanskrit manuscripts (especially those of the Whish Collection) belonging to the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland’ by M. Winternitz, with an appendix by F. W. Thomas (London: RAS, 1902) p.160-161. Go to http://tinyurl.com/j3tkdwj for a digital copy of this catalogue. See also 'Catalogue Catalogorum' by Th. Aufrecht (Leipzig, 1891) p.294.
J. L. Whish, gift of manuscripts collected by his brother C. M. Whish, July 1836.